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799, Cape Weaver Ploceus capensis (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm2263 [on-line data upload (2012-04-21): 16581]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Kirsch, Brian
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
LocalityMarais Rd, Seapoint
Latitude, longitude-33.913011111111, 18.389644444444 [0 m accuracy]
NotesUnfortunately no sign of the pair when I took these pics
Nest count1
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
226279912/4/20121I was amazed first to hear and then to see a few Cape Weavers starting nest building in a large conifer right in the middle of the concrete jungle!!.....most unusual choice of site and some 3 months early!?
226379919/4/20121Unfortunately no sign of the pair when I took these pics

Vm 2262

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